Efficiency of posterior tibial nerve stimulation in category IIIB chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain: a Sham-Controlled Comparative Study.

@article{Kabay2009EfficiencyOP,
  title={Efficiency of posterior tibial nerve stimulation in category IIIB chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain: a Sham-Controlled Comparative Study.},
  author={Sibel Canbaz Kabay and M Recai Yucel and Hilmi Ozden},
  journal={Urologia internationalis},
  year={2009},
  volume={83 1},
  pages={33-8}
}
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the efficacy of percutaneous posterior tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) for treatment of the patients with category IIIB chronic non-bacterial prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome. METHODS A total of 89 patients with therapy-resistant pelvic pain were randomized to receive either nerve stimulation (n = 45) or sham treatment (n = 44). The National Institutes of Health Chronic Prostatitis Symptom Index and visual analogue scale were used to assess treatment success… CONTINUE READING
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